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Homecoming 2014
WIU: A Hero's Homecoming.  Who's Your Hero?

October 3-4, 2014
featuring the Classes of 1964, 1974, 1984 and 1989

Marching Leathernecks: Homecoming Parade 2013

Did you miss Homecoming this year? Be sure to catch all the highlights by visiting the
WIU Homecoming 2013 playlist on YouTube.


2014 TENTATIVE Schedule


Friday, October 3, 2014
  • 5-9 p.m.  All-Alumni Social, Alumni House (Complimentary food, beer, wine and soda; cash bar available)
Saturday, October 4, 2014
  • 7-7:45 a.m.  Old Stompin' Ground Runaround Registration, Alumni House
  • 8 a.m.  Old Stompin' Ground Runaround: 5K Run/1.5 mile walk
  • 8:30 a.m.  Reunion Recognition Brunch & Social, Alumni House
  • 9:30 a.m.  All-Alumni Breakfast, Alumni House (Complimentary coffee and donuts)
  • 10:30 a.m.  Homecoming Parade
  • Noon-3 p.m.  Alumni Cookout - Menu: burgers, brats, hot dogs, chips, pasta salad, cupcakes, drinks and cash bar - The Right Place  - tent directly north of Hanson Field
  • 3 p.m.  Leathernecks Football Game vs. North Dakota State - Hanson Field
    Tickets will not be mailed. The Homecoming football ticket sales are final. Therefore, all tickets purchased through the WIU Alumni Association are non-refundable.


Homecoming 2013 t-shirt Homecoming T-shirts

Homecoming 2013 T-shirts are still available. If you didn't order a 2013 Homecoming T-shirt, call 309-298-1914 to order today.

Parking Information

Permits will not be required in lots as of 5 p.m. Friday, until 7 a.m. Monday, with the exception of residence hall lots. Visitor parking is not allowed in reserved residence hall lots. Tickets will be issued to violators in handicapped spaces, reserved spaces and no parking zones (any area not designated as a parking space). If you have any questions or special parking needs, such as handicapped parking, please contact parking services at (309)298-1921.



Save the Dates for future WIU Homecoming Weekends

Homecoming 2014--Oct. 3-4, 2014
Homecoming 2015--Oct. 2-3, 2015